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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Oct 25th, 2017

Banks

Dennis Randall McClure, 66, Maysville
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Dennis Randall McClure, age 66 of Maysville, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, October 25, 2017.  Mr. McClure was born in ...

Forsyth

Robert Leland Tidwell, 88, Cumming
Robert Leland Tidwell, age 88, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. He was a member of Crossroads Baptist Church, where he taught Sunday School and led singi ...

Gwinnett

Christopher B. Moore, 79, Suwanee
Christopher B. Moore, age 79, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. Mr. Moore is survived by his wife of fifty-four years, Jill Porter Moore, Suwanee, GA; sons ...

Habersham

Clyde Carroll Edmonds, 88, Mount Airy
Mr. Clyde Carroll Edmonds, age 88 of Mount Airy, Georgia, the Lord called him home on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 after an extended illness.  A son of the late Rev. Clyde ...

Hall

Harold Joe Whiting, 89, Gainesville
On October 25, 2017, Harold Joe Whiting, age 89, entered into the realm of Glory, where he was greeted by his Savior Jesus, and his wife of 61 years, Daisy Burtz Whiting. He was al ...

Jackson

Ruby Jean Roberts, 85, Commerce
Ruby Jean Roberts, age 85 of Commerce, GA passed away Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017.   Born on Jan. 15, 1932 in Carnesville, GA, Mrs. Roberts was the daughter of the late Ed ...

White

Rocky Dale Fair, 64, Cleveland
Rocky Dale Fair, age 64 of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Fair was born on July 8, 1953, in Gainesville, Georgia, to the late Roy an ...
'WKRP' creator Hugh Wilson dies; was married to Gainesville native
Hugh Wilson, who created the CBS sitcom "WKRP in Cincinnati" in 1978, has died.
Racing pioneer Dan Gurney dead from pneumonia complications
Dan Gurney, the first driver to win in Formula One, IndyCar and NASCAR, died Sunday from complications of pneumonia. He was 86. Gurney began racing in 1955 and won in nearly every racing series he attempted.
Keith Jackson, sportscaster with 'Whoa, Nelly! call, dies
Keith Jackson, the down-home voice of college football for more than 5 decades, dies at 89
Former Clermont City Council member 'Ma' Rogers has died
Mary Ellen "Ma" Rogers, the oldest Clermont City Council member until she was defeated in a re-election bid four years ago, has died.
NHRA Drag Racing legend Bob Glidden passes away
Bob Glidden, one of the most dominant forces in the history of NHRA Drag Racing, died on Sunday, December 17.
Former Atlanta Falcons great Tommy Nobis dies at 74
Tommy Nobis, the first player ever drafted by Atlanta in 1966 and a hard-hitting linebacker who went on to spent his entire 11-year career with the Falcons, has died after an extended illness at age 74
Jim Nabors, Gomer Pyle on 'Andy Griffith Show,' dies at 87
Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on TV's "The Andy Griffith Show," has died at 87
Big-haired ‘White Knight of Soul’ Wayne Cochran dies at 78
​Wayne Cochran, the “blue-eyed soul” singer known for his towering pompadour, has died of cancer at his Florida home, according to his son Christopher Cochran. He was 78.